Christopher Beauchamp debunks the myth of Alexander Graham Bell as the telephoneas sole inventor, exposing that storyas origins in the arguments advanced by Bellas lawyers during fiercely contested battles for patent monopoly. The courts anointed Bell father of the telephonealikely the most consequential intellectual property right ever granted.60. Leonard S. Reich, The Making of American Industrial Research: Science and Business at G.E. and Bell, 1876a1926 ... 92a93; Milton Mueller, aThe Switchboard Problem: Scale, Signaling, and Organizationin Manual Telephone Switching, anbsp;...
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|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press - 2015-01-05|